Inspired by the Olympics? Family Activity Holidays to Suit Every Budget
LONDON, November 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ –
- British athletes have done the nation proud this summer, amassing a record haul of medals to inspire a whole new generation of world-class sportsmen and women. - Families can continue the sporting fever together by booking one of Neilson's fantastic activity holidays for summer 2013.
Sailing Holidays [http://www.neilson.co.uk/sailing ]
Ben Ainslie became the undisputed king of the waves in August when he won his fourth
consecutive gold medal in the waters of Weymouth. Whether your family are complete
beginners or seasoned sailors, Neilson has a sailing holiday to help you take to the water
with ease. Island hop around the Southern Ionian sea at your leisure, where you’ll find
calm waters and stunning views.
More experienced sailors can head further north to find longer and more adventurous
passages, with a fantastic choice of Greek flotilla holidays starting from the Neilson
retreat in Sivota.
Or why not take all the family to the Lycian coast to discover a sailor’s paradise?
Stay and sail is a week in a beach club followed by a week on flotilla – on board your
own yacht, where the lead boat crew show you the best stop off points along the route. You
can currently also learn to sail for free when you book early for summer 2013
Windsurfing Holidays [http://www.neilson.co.uk/activities/windsurfing ]
Neilson beach club [http://www.neilson.co.uk/beach ] holidays to Greece and Turkey in
summer 2013 are available with free windsurfing tuition to suit all ages and skill levels.
Beginners can learn more about the sport in light wind areas such as Halkidiki to build up
their confidence, working towards the RYA Start Windsurfing certificate over the course of
More experienced windsurfers can hone their technique in Vassiliki with experts
accredited by the National Windsurfing Scheme, which covers everything from beach starting
to harness work.
Cycling Holidays [http://www.neilson.co.uk/activities/cycling ]
Whether on the road, in the Velodrome or on the dusty BMX track, British cycling has
enjoyed an incredible year. Next summer, why not hop on a bike in Croatia to see a very
different side to this exciting holiday destination? Cycling trails take you along the
ancient stone ramparts of Dubrovnik’s city walls to the huge pine forests of Mljet, where
you can stretch your legs as you whizz around two picturesque salt lakes and later enjoy a
picnic in a tranquil cove.
The Austrian Lake District is another great choice for families looking to take a
break from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. The Salzkammergut Lake District Tour
takes you on a 309km loop past 13 lakes, where you can cool down by diving into
SOURCE Neilson Holidays